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Contest: Christmas In A Jar

Friday, December 28, 2018
Golden Gate Branch
Use your estimation skills to guess how many Christmas candies are in the jar.  Good luck!  No registration required.
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Family Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime #1
Naples Regional
Naples Regional Children's Library
Join us for a story time for all ages- best for toddlers. We read stories, sing songs, and provide hands-on activities, all focusing on pre-literacy skills. Registration is not required.
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Paint like Michelangelo

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Naples Regional
Naples Regional Children's Library

Create your own masterpiece as you paint in the same method as Michelangelo: upside down! Please make sure to wear clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty. Ages 5 and up. Registration required.

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Pups 'n' Books

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Dog Reading
Headquarters Regional
Headquarters Children's Library

Stop by to read to a dog or just to pet one. Dogs are provided by PAWS Assistance and Therapy Dogs. Due to the popularity of the program, please sign in at the children’s desk when you arrive to reserve a 10 minute space. All ages. Registration is not required.

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Love Hunter

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Naples Regional
Naples Regional Rees Meeting Room
Capture the music of Love Hunter, featuring unique acoustic arrangements of classic rock favorites and original compositions. Registration required.
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Beginning Genealogy: Part One

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Naples Regional
Naples Regional Rees Meeting Room
This class is the first of two.  It will help you know where to gather documents to prove your heritage.  The difference between primary and secondary sources will be stressed.  Seating is available on first-come, first-served basis.  Doors will open 30 minutes before presentation.
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Maker Mondays

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Headquarters Regional
Headquarters Children's Library
Join us for a special time together. Kids can create, construct, discover and share while their caregivers enjoy coffee and conversation.  Ages 4-12 years. Drop-in program, no registration required.
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Shoulder Pain: Staying Active with Golf or Tennis - NCH Health Literacy Seminar

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Health
Headquarters Regional
Headquarters Sugden Theater
Is shoulder pain keeping you from playing your favorite recreational activity like golf or tennis? Are you losing sleep because of pain? If so, you aren't alone. Many people suffer from shoulder and rotator cuff pain. Join Katie Burns who will discuss how physical therapy can help you feel better and get back in the swing. Registration is required. (60 minutes)
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Meditation

9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
Friends of the Library Logo
South Regional
South Regional Meeting Room
Learn how to experience deep relaxation and stress-free living. During these sessions you will learn how meditation can calm your mind and bring peace into your life. Please arrive 10 minutes before class begins. Registration required. (60 minutes)
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Baby Story Time- Ages 3-15 months- Tuesdays

10:00 AM - 10:25 AM
Headquarters Regional
Headquarters Children's Library
Ages 3-15 months. Songs, rhymes and stories designed to promote language development. The same theme is presented on both days, so please choose either Tuesdays or Thursdays. Registration is required. 
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Family Story Time

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Storytime #1
Immokalee Branch
Immokalee Meeting Room B
Join us every Tuesday morning for stories, songs, learning activities, and crafts at the Immokalee Library.
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Tech Tuesdays: Facebook @ Your Library

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Naples Regional
Naples Regional Rees Meeting Room
Learn the basics of how to use Facebook at your Library! Find out about creating your account, making friends, crafting your profile, and sharing photos and videos with loved ones. Bring your phone or tablet to get started! 

Seating is available on a first come, first-served basis. Doors will open 30 minutes before the presentation. 
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Family Story Time

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Storytime #1
South Regional
South Regional Children's Room
Join us for a story time for all ages- best for toddlers. We read stories, sing songs, and provide hands-on activities, all focusing on pre-literacy skills. Registration is recommended.


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Family Story Time and Craft

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime #1
Golden Gate Branch
Golden Gate Children's Library

Come and join other parents and their children for stories, songs, and crafts.  All ages are welcome.



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Literacy Activities

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Immokalee Branch
After story time literacy activities for children.
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Toddler Story Time- Ages 16 months- 3 years- Tuesdays

10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Mother Goose Storytime
Headquarters Regional
Headquarters Children's Library

Ages 16 months-3 years.  Stories, songs, and fingerplays every week.

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Walk-in Preschool Story Time--Ages 3-5 years-

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Storytime #1
Headquarters Regional
Headquarters Children's Library

Ages 3-5 years.  Stories, songs, fingerplays and a craft or activity every week. Registration is not required. Stop by the children's desk 15 minutes before class to ask for a number.

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Feature Film Series: "Lion" (USA, 2016)

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
South Regional
South Regional Meeting Room
Directed by Garth Davis
Starring Dev Patel, Sunny Pawar, Rooney Mara, David Wenham, Nicole Kidman
Based on the true story of Saroo Brierley (Sunny Pawar) who, at the age of 5, was separated from his family in India as he fell asleep on a train and woke up 1500 kilometers away from home. Saroo was later adopted by an Australian couple and after 25 years, he began searching for his Indian family. Lion received six Oscar nominations at the 89th Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor (Patel), Best Supporting Actress (Kidman) and Best Adapted Screenplay. It won two BAFTA Awards for Best Supporting Actor (Patel) and Best Adapted Screenplay. Rated PG-13. Drama, 118 minutes, color. Registration is required.
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Chalk the Walk

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Naples Regional
Naples Regional Outside

Unleash your inner artist and help us make the Naples Regional Library more beautiful! Celebrate Universal Children's Day and use your imagination to decorate your very own sidewalk square. All ages. Registration is not required.

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Chess Instruction, K-12

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Chess
Headquarters Regional
Headquarters Children's Library

Join Antonio on the first Tuesday of the month as he shares his skills at chess with students entering kindergarten through twelfth grade. Only for beginner players. Enjoy open chess with other beginning players on the remaining Tuesday nights. Registration is not required; space is limited to the first 24 walk-in students.

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Pee Wee Play Dates- Ages 9 months- Pre-K

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friends of the Library Logo
Headquarters Regional
Headquarters Children's Library
Children and their caretakers are invited to a play date! Have fun with our toys and games and listen to music. It's a great opportunity to make friends and discover new activities. Drop-in program, no registration required.
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Family Story Time and Craft

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime #1
Golden Gate Branch
Golden Gate Children's Library

Come and join other parents and their children for stories, songs, and crafts.  All ages are welcome.



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Family Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime #1
Naples Regional
Naples Regional Children's Library
Join us for a story time for all ages- best for toddlers. We read stories, sing songs, and provide hands-on activities, all focusing on pre-literacy skills. Registration is not required.
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Toddler/Preschool Storytime-- Ages 18 months - 5 years-- Wednesdays

10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Storytime #1
Vanderbilt Beach Branch
Vanderbilt Beach Children's Room
Enjoy a story, some songs and rhymes as well as a variety of fun activities to engage little hands and bodies. (Program focuses on learning activities). 
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Fall is All Around!

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
East Naples Branch
East Naples Meeting Room

Celebrate fall with friends at the East Naples Branch Library!  Enjoy hearing stories read aloud and participate in making a decorative autumn craft.   All ages.  Registration is not required.


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